Recent Congressional Votes
Editor’s Note: President Obama is scheduled to deliver the State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 24 at 9 pm EST.
Recent House Votes
Debt limit disapproval – Vote Passed (239-176, 2 Present, 16 Not Voting)
The House voted to block a $1.2 trillion increase in the $15.2 trillion debt ceiling. With the Senate unlikely to approve a similar measure, the increase will automatically take effect January 27, 2012.